Privacy Policy and Cookies

Bioengineering considers privacy an important issue, therefore Bioengineering builds and operates its websites with the protection of privacy taken into account. When processing data Bioengineering shall adhere to the statutory regulations as well as to the following principles.

These principles apply to personally identifying information Bioengineering asks for and that you provide. By this we mean information that individually identifies you, such as your name, physical address, e-mail address or other contact details.

The respective current version of these Privacy Policy and Cookies policies represents an integral part of the Terms of Use .

Processing data
Browsing of our websites and most other services do not require any personally identifying information. Bioengineering may process limited non-personally identifying information your browser makes available whenever you visit a website. This information includes your Internet Protocol address, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your query and one or more cookies  that may uniquely identify your browser. We use this information to better understand users behavior and to further improve our websites.

When we require personally identifying information, we will inform you about the types of information we collect and how we use it. It is then up to you to decide if you want to provide the information or not.

Information sharing
We do not rent or sell your personally identifying information to other companies or individuals only with your expressed consent and in any of the following limited circumstances:

  • if we provide such information to trusted businesses or persons for the sole purpose of processing your request on our behalf.When this is done, it is subject to agreements that oblige those parties to process such information only on our instructions and in compliance with this Privacy Policy and appropriate confidentiality and security measures.
  • if we are obliged to do so by law or on the basis of an official decree, at its own discretion following requests from a public office or if it believes in good faith that this is necessary in order to:
  • adhere to statutory provisions or statutory procedures;
  • protect its rights or its property;
  • uncover or prevent a misdemeanour or crime;
  • protect the personal security of users or of the public.

Subject to normal business confidentiality, Bioengineering is moreover entitled to grant reasonable access to the database to third parties who are planning to acquire the business of Bioengineering wholly or in part or in any form whatsoever.

Information security
Bioengineering deploys reasonable technical and organisational security measures to protect data against unintentional or wilful manipulation, against loss, destruction or against access by unauthorised persons.

Cookies are small text files that the web browser deposits in the computer of the user and that inter alia can record user behaviour data such as, e.g. via the utilised browser. Bioengineering uses cookies to document and evaluate the utilisation of the website. Personal data are not gathered.

Users have the option at all times, by correspondingly configuring their browser, to block the acceptance of cookies or to cause a warning to be shown, and by this means to determine independently whether they wish to accept these or not. While the deactivation of cookies has no influence on the availability of the websites of Bioengineering, it may restrict technical functions and the simplicity of utilisation.

Changes of Privacy and Cooky Policies
Bioengineering reserves the right to amend the manner in which personal and other data are gathered, transmitted and processed, as well as the way in which cookies are used, at its own discretion at any time. Bioengineering will inform users about the changes or adjustments of the the policies without delay and by suitable means.

If you have any questions about this Policy, or our collection and use of your information collected in association with our Websites or Services, please contact us at:

Bioengineering AG
Sagenrain 7
8636 Wald (Zürich)

This Policy has been last updated on December 9th 2016.